BY Phoebe Magee in Music Stuff on Mar 16, 2010 |
"When I saw Madonna in a corset for the first time, I was like, 'Hey, I did that first.' "
--Cherie Currie, lead singer of The Runaways, to the New York Times
The much anticipated Runaways biopic opens in New York this week. And it's cool that people are talking about them so much because, all Madonna-Runaways career comparisons aside (theirs-- short and somewhat managed, hers--long and self-propelled) they really did start something. ... Read More
There are many sassy ladies out today that I admire and the enigmatic Charlotte Gainsbourg is one of them. She's a whimsical musician, talented actress, and now she's going on tour! (Oh, and she's in our Feb/Mar issue, by the way!)
The North American tour is going to kick off in April, on the cusp of her bangin' album, IRM (produced by Beck). Her North American tour includes a stop at Coachella on April 18th, going on stage before Pavement, Thom Yorke, and ... Read More
BY Kelly McClure in Music Stuff on Mar 15, 2010 |
As I sat down to write this blog, JC Penney (yeah, the store) sent me a friend request on Facebook. Weird.
Anyway! I'm not sure what the weather is like where YOU are sitting and reading this right now, but it's dark and drizzly here in NYC. I am keeping my spirits high by packing my suitcase for my flight to Austin tomorrow for SXSW, where I will be blogging from the trenches , and also by listening to the debut self-titled CD by Happy Birthday, which comes ... Read More
BY Katie Oldaker in Music Stuff on Mar 12, 2010 |
After weeks of fan anticipation, Lady Gaga's new video "Telephone" (featuring Beyonce!) premiered last night. It's had over a million hits in the 12-ish hours since it's been on her official YouTube page. In typical Gaga fashion, it's colorful, fun to watch, and absolutely crazy. Check it out after the jump.
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I can't say I get it, but I like it. Also, "this is a disastuh" is going into my ... Read More
BY Intern Leala in Music Stuff on Mar 12, 2010 |
Here's the new video for the single "In the Sun" from She and Him's upcoming March 23 release Volume Two.
And keep a look out for She and Him in an upcoming issue of BUST!
Photo courtesy of Merge ... Read More